The Federal, Victorian and New South Wales governments have awarded the $26.35 million contract for Stage 2 of the project, which includes construction of four new flood relief bridges.
The New South Wales Government will match the Australian Government’s $155 million commitment to deliver the Nowra Bridge, following the release of the NSW 2018-19 Budget this week.
University of Queensland engineers have helped develop a time saving hybrid fiberglass-concrete-steel bridge construction technique, which has also won the inaugural BERD-FEUP World Innovation in Bridge Engineering award.
SMEC will provide construction administration services on the $514.3 million Haughton River Floodplain Upgrade in North Queensland.
The Federal and Victorian Governments have announced the beginning of the advance tender notice and pre-qualification process to deliver the new rail bridge in Stratford, Victoria.